Consulting and outsourcing provider, Capgamini, has beefed up its Public Sector division by bringing two new senior staff to the team.
Melanie Kontze is now Capgemini’s public sector vice-president and Peter Bell has assumed the role of business development manager in the division.
According to Capgemini, the two appointments strengthen the company’s Canberra team in the areas of professional software testing and shared services design.
Kontze was previously the regional director of SMS Management and Technology’s ACT and Federal Government division. She held the role for six years. She was also the regional manager for recruitment firm, Hudson.
Bell has two decades worth of experience in delivering ICT solutions to public sector organisations. He was working at Fujitsu prior to joining Capgemini.
Bell has held positions at Sun Microsystems, the Australian Taxation Office, CSIRO and the Department of Public Prosecution.